Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR)

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, Extreme Networks, Gilead, MGIC, Micron, Noble Energy, Twitter, US Steel, Wendy’s and More

Stocks keep hitting all-time highs, with over 70 trading days of new market highs so far this year alone. Despite a small "sell the news" sell-off on Tuesday, the Senate's ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BP, Chipotle, Citigroup, Electronic Arts, Eli Lilly, McDonald’s, Texas Instruments, US Steel and More

Stocks were indicated to open higher again on Wednesday, with the Dow and S&P 500 close to all-time highs all over again. The bull market is now more than eight ...
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Huge Retail Trade Highlights Slowing Insider Selling: Costco, Pool, Ulta Beauty, Isle of Capri, Vector Group and More

After a wild quarter, which saw some huge insider selling with the market constantly hitting all-time highs, it closed Friday with very light insider action last week. We attribute much ...
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4 Stocks to Buy Now With Upside Potential That All Yield 5% or More

It has become difficult to find solid dividend-paying stocks, and with the Federal Reserve unlikely to raise rates next week, it is looking like it will be December before they ...
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9 Well-Known Stocks With Solid Dividend Yields Above 5%

Now that the stock market has finally reminded investors that it can sell off more than 10%, many investors are considering what to do, knowing that a slower growth scenario ...
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Insider Selling Picks Up as Market Volatility Starts to Jump

As we expected, with the earnings reporting season all but over for this quarter, more and more windows appear to be opening for insiders looking to sell positions. Combine that ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Accenture, Amazon, Bank of America, Broadcom, SunPower and More

Stocks are trying to hit new highs, and wary investors want upside but also to avoid the downside stocks. 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens of analyst research reports each morning, ...
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Lamar to Debut as REIT With Almost 5% Yield

Lamar Advertising Co. (NASDAQ: LAMR) has announced that the outdoor advertising and logo sign display company has received communication from the Internal Revenue Service regarding its plan to convert to ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Bank of America, Pandora and More

Stocks are trying to rally again on Wednesday after challenging a new high on the S&P 500. Meanwhile, many investors still want to protect themselves against the next major sell-off ...
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REIT Conversion Risks Not Just for Iron Mountain

Apparently changing your corporate status to a real estate investment trust (REIT) does not always come easy, nor is there such thing as a free lunch. Iron Mountain Inc. (NYSE: ...
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Goldman Sachs Upgrades U.S. Media Sector to Attractive (GS, DIS, LAMR, TWX, IMAX, VIAB)

Citing solid growth and a surging demand in the need for professional content, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE: GS) upgraded the U.S. media sector to Attractive from Neutral today. The ...
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Outdoor Advertising

CBS Gets the Ball Rolling in Outdoor Advertising Space

Today’s announcement from CBS Corp. (NYSE: CBS) that it will convert its outdoor advertising business into a REIT and seek buyers for the foreign properties owned by the company could ...
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Focus Media Accepts Offer to Go Private

Focus Media Holding Ltd. (NASDAQ: FMCN) has announced that it has accepted an offer of $5.50 per ordinary share ($27.50 per American Depositary Share) from firms that will be controlled ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (AKS, ATML, AVP, CTXS, DRI, EQM, HK, LAMR, ORCL, BTU, SBH, SQNM, JOE, X, VLO, VECO, VPHM, FB, GS, MS)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen from Wall St. research calls this Monday. AK Steel Holding Corp. (NYSE: AKS) cut to Sell at Citigroup. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (ABT, AA, AB, MDRX, ADI, AVB, BBBY, BRCM, ESS, INTC, JIVE, LAMR, NOV, NWSA, NVDA, SLB, TASR, TXN, DK, PSX, MPC, WNR)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen from Wall St. research calls this Tuesday. Abbott Laboratories (NYSE: ABT) cut to Market Perform at Leerink Swann. ...
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